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Escena Lounge and Grill

1100 Clubhouse View Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-0574
+1 760-992-0002
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (55 reviews)
“potato chips” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1100 Clubhouse View Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-0574
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and myself decided to go to this Lounge and Grill for their happy hour from three to six. We sat on the patio and enjoyed the amazing views. The scenery is second to none but their food is just average. 25% off of...More

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We met another couple here for dinner and enjoyed a lovely evening out. We had hoped to sit out on the patio but it was set up for a special event so we were seated inside which turned out just fine. Our waiter, Luis, was...More

Thank bjt00125
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed breakfast on the patio in October. It was nine in the morning and the golf course hadn’t opened for the winter yet so we were the only couple on the patio for breakfast. The fare is typical for a breakfast...More

Thank jimsue
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This is the place to be for Sunday brunch! Expect a wait, it’s that popular! The views are amazing, happy and energetic staff, food served promptly in spite of the crowd. It’s fun! It’s beautiful! It’s a great place to bring guests to show off...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Nice room. Wonderful views of the golf course and the mountains. Friendly and efficient service. I have this thing about brewed iced tea - theirs was really good. The chicken tortilla soup was fresh and full of flavor. My wife and I shared a BLT....More

Thank Ready_For_Sun10
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful restaurant with an absolutely stunning view. We had a great lunch on the patio overlooking an expansive golf course. Road runners and tiny lizards stopped by to see if we wanted to share our food. I enjoyed a Bloody Mary and...More

Thank merrileekate
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Palm Springs for 6 years and have had the pleasure this year to enjoy a Sunday Brunch at the Escena Lounge and grill overlooking their golf course and in the distance the uncomparable San Jacinto Mountains. We arrived around 8:30...More

Thank Tpalmst
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We've been to Escena Lounge and Grill several times in the past few years. The views are outstanding with mountains in the distance and the sights of planes landing and taking off nearby. The setting of the restaurant is clean, crisp, and modern. On each...More

Thank Lew B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Both food and service were great. Bottomless mimosa's are always a plus and they kept my glass full the entire time!!

Thank LarryM92270
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nice place for an early dinner and to catch the sunset with the mountains in the background. I will go again.

Thank Manny083
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Questions & Answers
24 May 2017|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes. But try and reserve if you can as it is busy
Joanne B
28 March 2016|
Response from John F | Property representative |
Hi Joanne, Thank you for your message. Yes, children are welcome on the patio and the main dining room during happy hour or any other time. They just can't sit at the bar if they're under 21 years old. Best, John... More
Joanne B
28 March 2016|
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Response from glenellynguy | Reviewed this property |
When we were there for brunch, there were kids on the patio, but like others have said, I can't picture kids enjoying themselves here during happy-hour time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Clubhouse View Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-0574
    (Vista Chino, just east of Gene Autry)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-992-0002
  • E-mail
Escena Lounge and Grill pairs delectable California-fusion cuisine with eye-popping design and a playful, retro vibe. Spacious indoor and outdoor dining areas (dog-friendly, too!) frame majestic views of the towering San Jacinto Mountains. Ranked Among OpenTable's 2015 Top 100 Al Fresco Dining Restaurants in America, Escena Lounge + Grill is open daily for breakfast, lunch, dinner and happy hour. Hours and menus vary seasonally; please call or check our website for current information. Private events are welcome; options include private dining room and event patio, or a variety of sections in the main dining room or outdoor patio. Escena Lounge + Grill is located within the Escena Palm Springs community and is connected to the stunning Escena Golf Club. Dining and golf are open to the public year-round. Enter from Vista Chino 200 yards east of Gene Autry Trail.
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